Posted 10/22/2008 1:54 PM (GMT -7)
no, labwork is not the sole basis of diagnosis. If it was then you neede a different doctor. BTW the other labs are still positive which indicates that the original labwork was likely correct.
I have all negative tests but am diagnosed because I more than meet the criteria
Dx:fibromyalgia 2002, systematic lupus 2005- definate CNS involvement dxed late 2005, psoriasis 2006, rheumatoid arthritis 2006, PTSD 2007, multiple allergies 2005, migraine, compression fractures T11 & T12, Sjögren's, damaged periphrial nerves 2007, exema
Tx: plaquenil, Enbrel, Tramadol, Singulair, Skelaxin, Baby Asprin, Imuran, Prilosec, lasix, Evoxac, Celebrex, Darvocet when things get too bad, prednisone again, various vitamin/mineral supplements, now cellcept